Surgeon & Her Sister Mad Over a Mammogram

Surgeon & Her Sister Mad Over a Mammogram

It’s normal to get frustrated with your siblings but I never thought I would get mad at my sister over a mammogram. A couple months ago I called her and she was angry telling me she received a notice in the mail that she was due for a mammogram. She didn’t...
Teach and You Will Learn

Teach and You Will Learn

“In learning you will teach. In teaching you will learn.” – Phil Collins Last week, my aunt passed away.  We had the funeral on Saturday and my uncle gave the Eulogy as a reflection of the gospel, the Parable of the Talents.  This story is...
How to Embrace Slow

How to Embrace Slow

When work is slow it isn’t easy. I am a typical general surgeon.  We like to be busy!!! When I say busy, we thrive on adrenaline, challenge and the ability to fix problems and help our patients.  Our training is demanding, hectic without much free time.  We...